Green Party of Nassau County Elects New Officers

From left: New Green Party of Nassau County officers Joe Naham, Jim Brown and Allan Hunter. Joe Naham of Long Beach, Jim Brown of Island Park, and Allan Hunter of New Hyde Park have been elected by the Green Party of Nassau County to serve as its new officers. The election was held at the party's regular monthly meeting at Freeport Memorial Library on Monday, March 19, 2018. The newly elected officers, who will serve a two year term, are all current members of the State Committee of the Green Party of New York. Continue reading

Barkenhagen Appointed to Glens Falls Urban Renewal Agency

Glens Falls, NY — A former Green Party of New York candidate for local and statewide office has been appointed to the Glens Falls Urban Renewal Agency. Continue reading

Monroe County January 2018 Meeting

Local Greens Elect Party Officers for 2018 & Adopt Platform Plank on Combating Addiction Continue reading

Barred From Environmental Candidates Forum, Green Party Candidate Cassandra Lems Stages Protest

Nassau County - Cassandra Lems, Green Party candidate for County Executive, organized a mini-protest Sunday outside an Environmental Candidates Forum at Adelphi University. Ms. Lems and a small group of Green Party members handed out campaign literature to attendees at the forum, which was sponsored by the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund in partnership with Citizens Campaign for the Environment, Tri-State Transportation Campaign, Vision Long Island and Adelphi University. In late September and against last week, when Green Party members Jim Brown and Peter Louis called forum organizer Joshua Klainberg to ask that Cassandra Lems be included, they were told that Green Party candidates do not receive enough campaign contributions or media attention to be “viable.” Mr. Klainberg offered to allow Ms. Lems to sit in the audience, to have her presence acknowledged, and speak to attendees after the event. However, Ms. Lems declined that offer, saying she found it “patronizing and demeaning to be expected to sit and listen to ‘the real candidates’ speak.” Continue reading

Good Turnout in Brooklyn's 35th City Council District

By Adrienne Craig-Williams, Treasurer for Jabari 2017 Brooklyn, NY — A convivial Green primary was held in Brooklyn's 35th City Council District. Scott Hutchins and Jabari Brisport campaigned for the Green Party line throughout the late summer.  Continue reading

Web Committee Presents A New Blog

gpny.org — The Web Committee decided to host a new blog initiative to make the web a hub for Greens from all over the state. Welcome to your Local Green News Blog! Continue reading